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MKV Apple TV Converter - Convert MKV to Apple TV on macOS Sierra, Mac OS X, Windows

Easy Way to Airplay and Stream MKV to Apple TV to Play MKV on Apple TV 4/3/2/1

Can Apple TV Play MKV?

Usually, it is impossible to stream MKV to Apple TV for play MKV on Apple TV.

  • Reason 1: Apple TV does not support MKV format;
  • Reason 2: Until now there are only two ways to stream video files from computer to Apple TV: one is by iTunes; another is by AirPlay Mirroring feature of Apple TV. While both of the above two methods also have video format limitation and they only support MP4, MOV or M4V format. And worse still, Airplay Mirroring does not support Windows and only works for Mac Mountain Lion or later version.

How to Stream MKV to Apple TV for Easy Playback?

Is there no way to stream MKV from Mac or Windows to your HDTV/TV/Monitor via Apple TV for easy playback?

Of course not! In order to successfully stream and play MKV on Apple TV, an easy workaround is to convert MKV to Apple TV as well as iTunes more supported MP4 so as to stream and airplay MKV from computer on HDTV/TV/Monitor with the help of Apple TV and iTunes.

iDealshare VideoGo is just the right MKV to Apple TV Converter! It can easily and batch convert MKV files to Apple TV MP4 which is also compatible with iTunes on Mac or Windows. Besides converting MKV to Apple TV, it also can convert other video formats like WMV, AVI, DivX, Xvid, RealMedia (rm), Flash format, GIF, SWF, FLV, ASF, MPG, 3GP, WebM, and etc to Apple TV supported format.

How to Convert MKV to Apple TV?

The following part will illustrate "convert MKV to Apple TV supported video format" in detail.

Make Preparation: Free download and launch MKV Apple TV Converter

Free download the professional Apple TV MKV Converter - iDealshare VideoGo (Mac Version, Windows Version ), install and run it, the following main interface will pop up.

MKV to Apple TV Converter for Mac - iDealshare VideoGo for Mac

Step 1 Add MKV files

Simply drag and drop the MKV files or the folder where the MKV are located to this Apple TV MKV Converter. Or click "Add File" button to import MKV videos.

How to Convert MKV to Apple TV?

Step 2 Set Apple TV format

Click the "Profile" drop-down button to select Apple TV supported "Apple TV MPEG4 Video (*.mp4)" from "Apple TV" Category.

Step 3 Convert MKV to Apple TV

Click "Convert" button to start and finish the MKV to Apple TV format conversion. When the conversion is done, click the "Open Folder" button to get the converted MKV files.

Stream MKV to Apple TV for Play MKV on HDTV

After finish converting MKV to Apple TV supported format, simply stream the converted MKV to Apple TV to play MKV movie files from computer on your HDTV or TV. And all the following Apple TV MKV issues will be solved with the above step by step guide.

  • I would like to know if the Apple TV can play MKV movie files from a hard disk connected to an Airport Express Base station.
  • Can I use Apple TV to stream MKV from my laptop to a TV?
  • If I have a 1080p MKV file, which software can convert MKV to Apple TV supported MP4 format for playback MKV on AppleTV 4/3/2?
  • How do I enable to play MKV via the Apple TV?
  • I have a large video library of MKVs I want to stream from my PC to HDTV with Apple TV, but how?